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The 2014 Farmers Almanac
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Farmers' Almanac Home and Garden

Everyday advice including Farmers’ Almanac’s Gardening by the Moon calendar.

Recent Home and Garden Articles

What The Heck Is Salsify?

What The Heck Is Salsify?

Learn all about the latest root vegetable you’ve probably never heard of. It may be ugly, but it’s oh, so tasty!

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One Plant, Two Flavors! How to Grow Cilantro and Coriander

One Plant, Two Flavors! How to Grow Cilantro and Coriander

You can still plant this gem in summer and fall to reap the rewards of two great flavors. Learn how!

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Make Your Own Wet and Dry Mops Using Common Household Items

Make Your Own Wet and Dry Mops Using Common Household Items

You don’t have to spend a fortune for the convenience of disposable floor mops and cleaners. Find out how to save money and do it yourself!

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If you notice a hole in the upper left-hand corner of your Farmers' Almanac, don't return it to the store! That hole isn't a defect; it's a part of history. Starting with the first edition of the Farmers' Almanac in 1818, readers used to nail holes into the corners to hang it up in their homes, barns, and outhouses (to provide both reading material and toilet paper). In 1910, the Almanac's publishers began pre-drilling holes in the corners to make it even easier for readers to keep all of that invaluable information (and paper) handy.